Wash. Justices Throw Out 8-Year Limit On Malpractice Suits

By Greg Lamm (December 7, 2023, 10:27 PM EST) -- The Washington State Supreme Court on Thursday said a state law banning malpractice claims after eight years is unconstitutional because it gives some defendants unfair immunity, in a case of a patient who claimed surgery led to a brain injury that went undiagnosed for nearly a decade....

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